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Palletizing Solution: The PalletPal

Stop the cause of stress and injury while palletizing Palletizing is strenuous and repetitive (see right). Whether you are pulling orders, replenishing or managing back stock on a traditional order picker lift. The constant reaching and bending to place goods on the pallet is inefficient. Many packaging operations need an efficient and safe palletizing solution to these problems. The wasted motion, the stress on the operator including fatigue or even injury can be significantly reduced by positioning the pallet at

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IPS Packaging wins excellence in delivery award

IPS Packaging wins Excellence in Delivery award from Honda Power Equipment IPS Packaging was recently honored at the Honda Power Equipment Supplier Conference 2018. We were awarded “Excellence in Delivery” for supplying accurate and on-time deliveries. We were one of 10 companies selected out of hundreds of suppliers for Honda Power Equipment. Honda produces over 2 million small engines a year and over half a million self-propelled lawn mowers. This is a testament to our warehouse mission statement purpose of

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LTL rates going up this year?

Less Than Truckload Shipping Rates

LTL rates increasing in 2018 Be on the lookout for increasing LTL (Less Than Truckload) shipping rates this year. 2018 could see increases up to 5% for shipping less than truckload shipments. This is due to pent-up demand, shortage of qualified drivers, rising e-commerce deliveries, and increased government regulations. If you ship LTL, be ready for some of the highest rates in a decade. Last year, core pricing rose about 4% on average. Those core charges, (net of fuel surcharges),

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10 ways to boost warehouse performance

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Boosting warehouse performance How do you make your warehouse the most productive it can be? Research from the ARC Advisory Group suggests the best ways to boost warehouse performance. The article considers safety, productivity, customer service and people. Most warehouses will earn the highest marks for their safety and customer service. 75% of workers surveyed say that their warehouse is safe. This is a high percentage and a great way to keep your warehouse productive and moving forward. One of

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